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Subject Fw: Re: [users@httpd] Can anyone tell me why my documents do not show?
Date Sun, 16 Nov 2003 13:59:19 GMT

Apolagies. I compiled the source for Apache; I did not use the server that comes bundled with

Also, how does "/usr/local/apache/htdocs" in the documentroot equate to "/var/www" as a literal

Thank you in advance,

Joe Wilk

---------- Forwarded Message ----------
On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 03:47:05AM +0000, wrote:
> In /usr/local/apache/conf/httpd.conf, I have left the default setup
> for server root (/usr/local/apache) and
> documentroot(/usr/local/apache/htdocs). I see the test page that
> says'Apache is configured correctly', and that I may 'move documents
> into /var/www. Why would I do that if documentroot is
> /usr/local/apache? What am I missing?
I don't run rh9 but perhaps /var/www/ is symlinked to

Or perhaps redhat's httpd installation process just doesn't correct the
paths in the default index files?

If it works I wouldn't complain too much :P

Jez Hancock
 - System Administrator / PHP Developer


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